J. Mark Williams, MD, FACC, FACS

J. Mark Williams

Professor, Division of Cardiac Surgery

East Carolina Heart Institute at ECU
115 Heart Drive, Greenville, NC 27834

252-744-4400 (phone)
252-744-7623 (fax)


  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certification

  • American Board of General Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery


  • Medical School: Duke University School of Medicine
  • Internship: Duke University Medical Center, 1977-78
  • Residency: Duke University Medical Center, 1985
  • Fellowship: Duke University Medical Center, 1981; Duke University Medical Center, 1986


Williams, J. (1998). Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Presenting as Pulmonary Vein Stenosis. Echocardiography: A Journal of CV Ultrasound & Allied Technology, 15 (5), 493-497.

Williams, J. (1994). Clinical Experience with the Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 58, 1297-303.

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